Raima Larter

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Raima Larter is a writer and scientist based in the metropolitan Washington DC region. A former college professor and government scientist, she is the author of numerous short stories, and two novels. Her first novel, "Fearless," was published by New Meridian Arts Press in February, 2019. Her second novel, "Belle o' the Waters" was published by Mascot Books in April, 2019. She has published over a dozen short stories, one of which was nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Raima authors the blog, Complexity Simplified, covering topics from science to religion and spirituality and also contributes articles about scientific discoveries to the American Institute of Physics website and other online publications. Her short story collection, “The Gate o ...more

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Belle o' the Waters

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 The Lorenz Attractor
I'm thrilled to announce that I've just signed a contract with World Scientific to publish my book, Spiritual Insights from the New Science. This book has been "in progress" for almost thirty years and bringing it into the world has been my dream for all of that time--which means that this is, literally, a dream come true. 

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This is an amazing book -- the shocking story, the deft use of point-of-view, the beautiful language and rich detail in every scene. I'd read Otsuka's second book, "The Buddha in the Attic," first and see a number of parallels, particularly in the wa ...more
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It took me months to read this, but I certainly don't blame the author for that. (I blame pandemic brain...impossible to focus on anything these days.) I think I read this, or at least some stories from it, in high school. It was amazing then and is ...more
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This short, poetic book is amazing. I've never read anything like it. The story moves between dreams, fabulist tales, a mystery, a coming-of-age story, and does it all in a truly unique and creative way. It's hard to summarize this book, since it's a ...more
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